Selected Publications

  1. Avraham O, Deng P-Y, Jones S, Kuruvilla R, Semenkovich CF, Klyachko VA, Cavalli V Fatty acid synthesis in satellite glial cell promotes regenerative growth in sensory neurons. Biorxiv pre-print. >Full article

  2. Carlin D, Halevi A, Ewan EE, Moore A, and Cavalli V. (2019). Nociceptor deletion of Tsc2 enhances axon regeneration by inducing a conditioning injury response in dorsal root ganglia.  eNeuro, Jun 25;6(3). pii ENEURO.0168-19. 2019  >Full article 

  3. Pita-Thomas W, Mahar M, Joshi A, Gan D, Cavalli V. (2019) HDAC5 promotes Optic Nerve Regeneration in Retinal Ganglion cells. Exp. Neurology, 317:217-283.>Full article. 

  4. Balkunde R, Foroughi L, Ewan E, Emenecker R, Cavalli V and Dixit R. (2019) Mechanism of microtubule plus-end tracking by the plant-specific SPR1 protein and its development as a versatile plus-end marker. J Biol Chem. 2019 Sep 16. . >Full article. 

  5. Oh YM, and Mahar M, Ewan E, Leahy K, Zhao G, and Cavalli V (2018). The epigenetic regulator UHRF1 inactivates REST and growth suppressor gene expression via DNA methylation to promote axon regeneration. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences Dec 2018, 115(52) E12417-E12426> Full article 

  6. Washington University Record Press Release: Regrowing damaged nerves hinges on shutting down key genes.   > Full article 

  7. Carlin D, Golden JP, Mogha A, Samineni VK, Monk KR, Gereau RW 4th, Cavalli V. (2018). Deletion of Tsc2 in Nociceptors Reduces Target Innervation, Ion Channel Expression, and Sensitivity to Heat. eNeuro. 2018 May 3;5(2) . >Full article 

  8. Mahar M, Cavalli V.(2018). Intrinsic mechanisms of neuronal axon regeneration.  Nature Reviews Neuroscience 2018 Apr 17. Review.> Full article 

  9. Pita Thomas W, Barroso-Garcia G, Moral V, Hackett A, Cavalli V, Nieto-Diaz, M (2017). Identification of axon growth promoters in the secretome of the deer antler velvet. Neuroscience, 340:333-344. > Full article 

  10. Ban N, Siegfried CJ, Lin JB, Shui YB, Sein J, Pita-Thomas W, Sene A, Santeford A, Gordon M, Lamb R, Dong Z, Kelly SC, Cavalli V, Yoshino J, Apte RS. (2017) GDF15 is elevated in mice following retinal ganglion cell death and in glaucoma patients. JCI Insight. 2017 May 4;2(9). > Full article 

  11. Mogha A, Harty BL, Carlin D, Joseph H, Sanchez NE, Suter U, Piao X, Cavalli V, Monk KR (2016). Gpr126/Adgrg6 has Schwann cell autonomous and non-autonomous functions in peripheral nerve injury and repair. J Neuroscience, 36(49):12351-12367. > Full article 

  12. Saito A and Cavalli V. (2016) Signaling over Distances. Mol Cell Proteomics. 15:382-93. > Full article 

  13. Cho Y, Shin JE, Ewan EE, Oh YM, Pita-Thomas W and Cavalli V (2015) Activating injury-responsive genes with hypoxia enhances axon regeneration through neuronal HIF-1α. Neuron, 18:720-34 > Full article 

  14. Wash U press release: Master gene orchestrates regeneration of damaged peripheral nerves  Full article  

  15. Cho Y, Park D and Cavalli V (2015) Filamin A is required in injured axons for HDAC5 activity and axon regeneration. J Biol Chem, 290(37):22759-70. > Full article 

  16. Watt D, Dixit R and Cavalli V. (2015) JIP3 activates kinesin-1 motilty to promote axon elongation. J Biol Chem, 290(25):15512-25 . > Full article 

  17. Song W*, Cho Y*, Watt, D Cavalli, V. (2015) Tubulin-tyrosine ligase (TTL)-mediated increased in tyrosinated α-tubulin in injured axons is required for retrograde injury signaling and axon regeneration. J Biol Chem, 290(23):14765-75. > Full article 

  18. Cho Y*, DiLiberto V*, Carlin D, Li KH, Guan S, Michaelevski I, Abe N, Burlingame A, Cavalli V (2014). Syntaxin13 expression is regulated by mammalian target of rapamycin (mTOR) in injured neurons to promote axon regeneration. J. Biol. Chem. 289 (22);15820-15832. > Full article 

  19. Cho Y and Cavalli V (2014) HDAC signaling in neuronal development and axon regeneration. Curr Opin Neurobiol. 27: 188-126. > Full article 

  20. Cho Y, Sloutsky R, Naegle KM and Cavalli V (2013). Injury-induced HDAC5 nuclear export is essential for axon regeneration. Cell, 155, 894-908. > Full article 

  21. Highlighted articles:
    Selected by Faculty of 1000.
    Editor's Choice Science Signaling, Programming Neuronal Regeneration, by Nancy R. Gough, November 2013 Vol. 6, Issue 302.>Full article
    Nature Reviews in Neuroscience, Neural repair, Export duties for HDAC5, by Katherine Whalley, 15,4-5 (2014)  >Full article
    The Scientist, Epigenetices of Regeneration by Abby Olena, February 1, 2014 . >Full article 

  22. Shin JE, Miller BR, Babetto E, Cho Y, Sasaki Y, Qayuma S, Russlera EV, Cavalli V, Milbrandt J, DiAntonio A. (2012) SCG10 is a JNK target in the axonal degeneration pathway. PNAS, 109(52):E3696-705. > Full article 

  23. Cho Y and Cavalli V. (2012) HDAC5 is a novel injury-regulated tubulin deacetylase controlling axon regeneration. EMBO Journal, Jun 12. 
    > Full article 

  24. Highlighted article: Chen L and Rolls M (2012) EMBO Journal 31(14):3033-5 >Full article 

  25. Shin JE, Cho Y, Beirowski B, Milbrandt J, Cavalli V and DiAntonio A (2012) Dual leucine zipper kinase is required for retrograde injury signaling and axonal regeneration. Neuron, 74(6) 1015-1022. > Full article 

  26. Highlighted article: Nix P and Bastiani M (2012) Neuron, 74(6), 961-963.>Full article 

  27. Di Liberto V and Cavalli V. (2012) Ready, STAT, go: transcription factors on the move. EMBO Journal, 31(6):1331-3. PMC3321183 > Full article 

  28. Sun F, Zhu Z, Dixit R and Cavalli V. (2011) Sunday Driver/JIP3 binds kinesin heavy chain directly and enhances its motility. EMBO Journal. 30:3416-29 > Full article 

  29. Abe N, Borson SH, Gambello MJ, Wang F and Cavalli V. (2010) Mammalian target of rapamycin (mTOR) activation increases axonal growth capacity of injured peripheral nerves. J Biol Chem. 285(36):28034-43 . > Full article 

  30. Tuck E, and Cavalli V. (2010) Roles of membrane trafficking in nerve repair and regeneration Commun Integr Biol. 3:209-14.  > Full article 

  31. Sun F, and Cavalli V. (2010) Neuroproteomics approaches to decipher neuronal regeneration and degeneration. Mol Cell Proteomics. 9(5) 963-75. > Full article 

  32. Abe N, Almenar-Queralt A, Lillo C, Shen Z, Lozach J, Briggs SP, Williams DS, Goldstein LS, Cavalli V. (2009). Sunday driver interacts with two distinct classes of axonal organelles. J Biol Chem. 284 (50): 34628-39 > Full article 

  33. Abe N, Cavalli V (2008). Nerve injury signaling. Curr Opin Neurobiol.  > Full article 

  34. Haghnia M, Cavalli V, Shah SB, Schimmelpfeng K, Brusch R, Yang G, Herrera C, Pilling A, Goldstein LS (2007). Dynactin Is Required for Coordinated Bidirectional Motility, but Not for Dynein Membrane Attachment. Mol Biol Cell. 18 (6): 2081-9. > Full article 

  35. Cavalli V, Kujala P, Klumperman J, Goldstein LS (2005). Sunday Driver links axonal transport to damage signaling. J Cell Biol. 168: 775-87. > Full article